How to add your COVID-19 vaccination record to Apple Wallet

California maintains a state-wide database of COVID-19 vaccinations. Apple Wallet supports the digital vaccination records since iOS version 15.1

To add your COVID-19 digital vaccination record to your Apple Wallet

  1. On your phone or computer navigate to
  2. Enter your first and last name, date of birth, and the phone number or email address associated with your vaccination record
  3. Create and write down a temporary four-digit PIN to access your record.

  4. A link will arrive as a text message or email depending on the associated information you have entered. The link is only valid for 24 hours.
  5. If the link arrived to your phone, send it to another device, or to a family member, friend or coworker you are with, and and ask them to open the link.
  6. When you open the link enter the four digit PIN you have created above.
  7. Point the camera of your iPhone to the QR code on the vaccination record.
  8. Select the Health QR Code Open in Health popup

  9. Select the Add to Wallet & Health button

  10. The vaccination record is available in the Apple Wallet and in the Health app under Immunizations.

To save the COVID-19 digital vaccination record in Notes

  1. On the web page of the digital record select the DOWNLOAD IMAGE button

  2. Select the Download link
    1. If you opened the link in Safari
      1. Select the blue dot with the white arrow

      2. Select Downloads

      3. Select the downloaded file

    2. If you opened the link in another browser
      1. Open the Files app

      2. Select the Browse image and select Downloads

      3. Select the downloaded file

  3. At the bottom select the Share icon

  4. Select Copy

  5. Open the note and paste the image into it.

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